aconite 200


Seizures are involuntary actions of the body in response to unclear brain signals that are generated because of irregular or uncontrolled electrical activity in one or more parts of the brain. Seizures are usually treatable, 60-70% of patients can become seizure-free and lead a normal life after a few years of treatment.

Most antiseizure medications are extremely costly and are not accessible to a majority of people who need them. Does that mean most patients won’t ever be seizure-free? No, because there are many homoeopathic medicines like aconite 200 and ayurvedic medicines like ashwagandha rishta that are more effective and affordable.

Alternative medication for seizures is a more accessible and effective option for patients with recurrent or violent seizures. We’ll take a detailed look at some of the most effective alternative medications in this article.



Aconitum or aconite is a perennial flowering plant from the Ranunculaceae family and has over 300 varieties that are mainly found in central and western Europe. It usually grows in mountain meadows. Its species, aconitum napellus, is used in widely homoeopathy to treat many neurological and psychological issues. It is known to have extremely toxic properties and is advised to be used with extreme caution. Before being used in medication, it is processed to remove as many toxins as possible and is then diluted. Fresh aconite should never be used orally as it is poisonous and can cause serious conditions.

Aconitum napellus is used for its roots that contain medicinal properties that improve circulation and calm the nerves. Its roots are also very toxic and were used as an arrow poison in North Asia, they are properly processed and filtered before using in medication. Aconitum Napellum is diluted in alcohol to make Aconitum napellus 200 or aconite 200 in homoeopathy.



Aconite is generally used in acute cases of anxiety, severe headaches, obsessive compulsion disorder, trembling, fever, insomnia etc. but it has also been used to treat chronic symptoms. Aconite is used as an anaesthetic as well, it slowly paralyzes nerve cells that communicate pain and touch for a short period. Aconite can relieve fever and other acute conditions in less than a day and doesn’t require long term administering. There are many benefits of using aconite, here are some of the most effective ones:

  • Cold/flu or fever relief
  • Anti-anxiety
  • Calms the nerves
  • Anaesthetic
  • Cures acute insomnia
  • Relief from fear of death
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Relief from complications post head trauma or injury
  • Relief from pain in ears or eyes
  • Relief from burning sensation or feeling of unprovoked suffocation


The dosage of aconite 200 depends on the medical condition and requirement of the patient’s body. Aconite is a highly toxic substance, and its processed products should never be used without medical consult and/or supervision. For fever, it is usually recommended to use 15 drops of aconite 200 in half a cup of water 3 times a day until the fever is gone. For your safety, do not administer aconite or self-medicate, always seek medical consultation and prescription before use.



Aconite 200 is a very affordable medicine that is available in many online and offline stores. It is usually sold in the price range of ₹45 – ₹250 and is available in two quantities – 10ml and 30ml in liquid formation and 450-700 pellets.



Seizures are a result of irregular electrical activity in one or more parts of the brain. They cause the body to perform involuntary activities which aren’t necessarily physical but can be mental as well. Based on how they affect the brain and where they originate, seizures are classified into types :

  1. Focal (Partial) seizures: Focal seizures are originated and limited to one part of the brain, they can be easily managed. Patients can be aware or unaware during the seizures, some patients experience memory loss after the seizure. These seizures can last anywhere between a few seconds to 2 minutes.
  2. Generalized seizures: Generalized seizures are a more serious condition as they affect the whole brain and can make the patient fall unconscious. They can last up to 5 minutes after which, if the patient continues seizing they would require immediate medical attention.

What are the symptoms?

  • Jerking and twitching
  • Lip-smacking
  • Unresponsiveness
  • Loss of conscious
  • Unprovoked aggression or anxiety
  • Repetitive movements 

What are the causes and triggers of seizures?

  • Epilepsy
  • Brain disorders or injury
  • Insomnia
  • Stroke
  • Low blood sugar
  • Eating disorders
  • High fever 


Aconite 200 is used to treat many neurological disorders and as an anaesthetic. The most common triggers of seizures are lack of sleep and restlessness or anxiety, aconite is an effective treatment for these conditions and hence is used to prevent triggers and seizures.
Aconite is also effective in treating head injuries and fevers or colds that are some common causes of seizures in patients with existing conditions or who have undergone surgery.

During a seizure, patients can become restless and aggressive or violent towards themselves and other people, this can be prevented with the help of aconite. Seizures usually cause nervousness, confusion and anxiousness in patients that manifest into aggression or violence which can be treated with aconite.



Anti-seizure medications are largely inaccessible to many patients but homoeopathy provides an accessible and affordable alternative to seizure. Aconite 200 is a homoeopathic medicine made of aconitum napellus that is used to treat symptoms and causes of seizures and has been proven extremely effective with fast relief from pain and restlessness that follows seizures.


  1. Is aconite safe?

Yes, aconite 200 is safe to use but fresh aconite should never be consumed as it’s toxic.

  1. Are aconite 200 pellets safe for consumption for children and pregnant/breastfeeding women?

Its safe to consume for people of all ages, however, there is little evidence to prove its effect on pregnant or lactating women.

  1. Are there any side effects of using aconite 200?

It can cause burning in the stomach and other gastric problems.

  1. Is aconite 200 poisonous?

No, aconite 200 isn’t poisonous.


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